Race Weekend Central

NASCAR 101: 2022 Round of 16 Playoff Driver Outlook

Denny Hamlin ahead of Kyle Larson at Darlington in 2021, NKP

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Adam Cheek checks out playoff driver statistics at the first three tracks in the NASCAR playoffs and how recent races might factor into the Round of 16.

Did You Notice?: Ross Chastain’s Endless NASCAR Enemies List

Ross Chastain chats on pit road at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. (Photo: NKP)

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Ross Chastain continues to rack up enemies heading into the NASCAR playoffs?

Did You Notice?: Stewart-Haas Racing at a Crossroads … Just Like Kyle Busch

Riley Herbst and Chase Briscoe of Stewart-Haas Racing chat on pit road at Charlotte. (Photo: NKP)

#98: Riley Herbst, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Mustang Monster Energy #99: Chase Briscoe, B.J. McLeod Motorsports, Ford Mustang Production Alliance Group

Lackluster performance for Stewart-Haas Racing the past two years has them in purgatory with a lot of Silly Season moves already resolved.

NASCAR (& IndyCar) 101: A Weekend Doubleheader Primer

The NASCAR Xfinity Series cars run in a pack through Indianapolis Motor Speedway's infield, NKP

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With NASCAR and IndyCar visiting Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s road course this weekend, what’s in store for fans with a triple feature?

Did You Notice?: NASCAR Has No First-Time Winners Left

Corey LaJoie walks down pit road at Talladega Superspeedway. (Photo: NKP)

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Well, none that have an immediate chance outside of a superspeedway or road course, that is.